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4000 IELTS Academic Word List (1)

IELTS academic test is a widely accepted examine in English countries. Its score is one of keys for university or college admission, especially for applying top universities or scholarships. You have to work hard to prepare this test, and spend much time to build IELTS academic vocabulary. This word list is for the job.

Among all English tests vocabulary level is an important factor to evaluate language skill; IELTS has no exception. Supposed that the test date is booked and in near future, test takers usually try to learn something that are high probably useful on IELTS test papers. Pick up a random dictionary to prepare IELTS vocabulary isn't a good idea. You need choose IELTS vocabulary, or say IELTS academic vocabulary, to concentrate your effort on words related to IELTS .

IELTS vocabulary doesn't have an official definition. Every word has own frequency in specified circumstance. IELTS test has own convention to select materials. Words that meet with the convention are generally called IELTS vocabulary. If this vocabulary focuses on academic reading test, it's called IELTS academic vocabulary, which is the toughest one in all sorts of IELTS vocabularies.

IELTS academic word list isn't an accurate or exact word set. Searching on Internet you can see a dozen of word lists called as IELTS academic vocabularies. Students with separate levels or situations may choose differently. Some choose a short list because time matters; others prefer to learn difficult and large vocabulary in order to pursuit high score.

Here we present a serious resource, the largest IELTS word list in the website. The total 4000+ words reflect the essential vocabulary level of IELTS academic test. If you are serious for your future test and university admission, you should consider the list. It's long but deserves to spend time. Besides, we remind you this list is based on IELTS general vocabulary. As academic test takers, IELTS general vocabulary is the foundation of your test, you shouldn't ignore it.


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appointment: Read
n. Syn. arrangement
act of putting a person into a non-elective position; arrangement

appreciate: Read
v. Syn. admire; value
be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of

appreciative: Read
a.
having or showing a just or ready appreciation or perception

approach: Read
n. Syn. access; method
access; method

approval: Read
n. Syn. sanction; endorsement
official approbation; endorsement; act of approving

approximate: Read
v. Syn. approach
approach; come near

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accidental  Read
Exercise
enormously large or extensive; relating to astronomy
Exercise
joint which connects the foot with the leg; tarsus
Exercise
adapt; regulate
Exercise
unexpected; unforeseen
accrue  Read
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increase, accumulate, or come about as a result of growth; accumulate over time
Exercise
nonprofessional; lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art
Exercise
formal public statement; act of making known publicly
Exercise
confirmative; ratifying; giving assent or approval; confirming
adhesive  Read
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one that acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
Exercise
nonprofessional; lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art
Exercise
glue; paste ; substance that unites or bonds surfaces together
Exercise
branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and universe as a whole
adjust  Read
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nonprofessional; lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art
Exercise
act of accepting with approval
Exercise
joint which connects the foot with the leg; tarsus
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adapt; regulate
agent  Read
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candidate
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gathering; meeting; a group of persons gathered together for common reason
Exercise
formal public statement; act of making known publicly
Exercise
one that acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
aid  Read
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ready to consent or submit; acceptable
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regard with wonder or astonishment; view with surprise; marvel at
Exercise
action of trying at something
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person or thing that promotes or helps in something done; helper; assistant
along  Read
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attractive; charming
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by the length; in a line with the length; onward; forward; in company; together
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empower; give permission for; sanction
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annual; yearly; annual return of the day on which any notable event took place
amends  Read
Exercise
empower; give permission for; sanction
Exercise
confirmative; ratifying; giving assent or approval; confirming
Exercise
compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation
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alert and watchful; considerate; thoughtful
announcement  Read
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formal public statement; act of making known publicly
Exercise
doubtlessly; in an acknowledged manner; confessedly
Exercise
gathering; meeting; a group of persons gathered together for common reason
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fondness; tender feeling toward another; fondness
anyhow  Read
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nonprofessional; lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art
Exercise
gain through experience or effort; gain possession of; locate with tracking system
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in any way or manner whatever; at any rate; in any event
Exercise
improved; highly developed or complex; ahead of the times; progressive
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n.
act of accompanying someone or something


Spelling Word: accompaniment
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v.
make a formal speech to; deal with or discuss; direct efforts or attention of


Spelling Word: address
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n. Syn. glue; paste
glue; paste ; substance that unites or bonds surfaces together


Spelling Word: adhesive
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n. Syn. embellishment; decoration
embellishment; decoration; something that beautifies or adorns; ornament


Spelling Word: adornment
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n.
a business that serves other businesses; an administrative unit of government


Spelling Word: agency
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n. Syn. elevation; height
elevation especially above sea level; height


Spelling Word: altitude
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n. Syn. wonder; surprise
wonder; state of extreme surprise or wonder; astonishment


Spelling Word: amazement
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a.
of analysis; resolving into elements or parts


Spelling Word: analytical
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n.
act of animating, or giving life or spirit; state of being animate or alive.


Spelling Word: animation
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n. Syn. relic; curio
any furniture old and valuable; out of fashion


Spelling Word: antique